• Program Your Remote
  • Volume Control
  • Batteries
  • Replace Your Remote

Overview

Program your Time Warner Cable remote to control your TV using the instructions below. There are three common ways to program your TWC remote to work with your TV and other devices, such as your DVD, DVR, etc.

Auto-Search Method (recommended)

Program your remote by displaying the code that works with your TV. This option scans through all of the codes in the remote control, one at a time, allowing you to identify the correct code.

Quick Set-up Method

Program your remote by using a one-digit code associated with popular brands.

Manual Method

Program your remote by looking up and then entering a code that corresponds with your TV brand.

Auto-Search Method (recommended)

The Auto-Search Method scans through all of the codes in the TWC remote control, one at a time, allowing you to identify the correct code. Follow these steps:

Turn on the device, such as your TV, that you want the remote to operate.

On your remote, press the corresponding device button [such as TV, DVD, CBL] and the OK/SEL buttons simultaneously for three seconds. The device LED will light indicating that it is ready to be programmed.
Note: The LED will remain lit for 30 seconds, and the next step must be completed while it is on.

Point the remote control at the device and press the CH+ or CH- button. The remote will emit power on/off code signals. Continue to step up or down until your device turns off.

Verify that the correct code has been selected by pressing the POWER button. Your device should turn back on. If it does, try changing the channel to verify programming was successful.

Press the corresponding device button to store the code. The device LED will blink twice to confirm the code has been stored.

Note: If your remote does not control your device after following the steps above, try the Quick Set-Up or Manual methods.

Quick Set-Up Method

The Quick Set-Up Method enables programming your TWC remote by using a one-digit code associated with popular brands.
First, find your TV brand and its corresponding one-digit code, then follow the steps below.
TV
Manufacturer/Brand
Quick Number
Sanyo
0
Sony
1
Samsung
2
LG
3
Toshiba
4
Panasonic
5
Philips
6
Hitachi
7
Sharp
8
Vizio
9
Follow these steps:

Turn on the device, such as your TV, that you want the remote to operate.

Point the remote control at the device. Press and hold the corresponding device button [such as TV, DVD, CBL] until the LED blinks once and stays on.

While continuing to hold the device button, press the quick number assigned to your brand.

Release both the device button and the number button to save the code. The device LED will blink twice to confirm the code is stored.

Press the power button. If your device turns off, programming for that component is complete.

Note: If your remote does not control your device after following the steps above, try the Auto-Search or Manual methods.

Manual Method

You can set up the TWC remote control by entering a code that corresponds with your device’s brand. The codes for the most popular TV brands are listed below. If your TV brand is not listed or you would like to set up another device, please open the PDF version of the manual to find your code then follow the instructions below.
Popular TV Codes
Insignia
052, 164, 350, 400, 403, 454, 457, 604, 617
JVC
001, 034, 038, 083, 199, 210, 406, 533, 581, 639, 668
LG
102, 106, 112, 113, 116, 127, 143, 284, 363, 569, 648
Magnavox
003, 022, 059, 060, 061, 094, 116, 127, 164, 226, 333, 363, 390, 431, 467
Panasonic
034, 056, 080, 164, 208, 359, 524, 552, 607, 664
Philips
003, 005, 038, 059, 093, 116, 127, 161, 164, 206, 333, 363, 431, 594, 629
Samsung
050, 089, 105, 127, 143, 228, 229, 258, 333, 363, 515, 655
Sanyo
007, 020, 053, 057, 082, 166, 187, 266, 511, 657
Sharp
014, 019, 022, 028, 029, 143, 175, 251, 308, 363, 684, 692
Sony
001, 608, 646, 651
Toshiba
007, 030, 040, 138, 230, 258, 325
Vizio
386, 387, 624, 625, 675
Follow these steps:

Turn on the device, such as your TV, that you want the remote to operate.

On your remote, press the corresponding device button [such as TV, DVD, CBL] and the OK/SEL buttons simultaneously for three seconds. The device LED will light indicating that it is ready to be programmed.
Note: The LED will remain on for 30 seconds and the next step must be completed while it is on.

Point the remote at your device and enter a code assigned to your brand. If there is more than one code for your brand, try one code at a time until your device turns off.

Verify that the correct code has been selected by pressing the POWER button. Your device should turn back on. If it does, try changing the channel to verify programming was successful.

Press the device button to store the code. The device LED will blink twice to confirm the code has been stored.

Note: If your remote does not control your device after following the steps above, try the Quick Set-Up or Auto-Search methods.

Volume Control

Once your TWC remote control has been programmed to turn your TV on and off, it is automatically set up to control your TV’s volume.

Note: AUX mode controls the volume of your auxiliary device, such as your sound system.

You can program the volume control (VOL+, VOL-, MUTE) from one device to operate in another device mode. Default volume control for all modes except AUX will operate in TV mode.

If you wish to operate the CBL volume control in CBL mode, use the following steps:

On your remote, press the CBL and the OK/SEL buttons simultaneously for three seconds. The device LED will light. Note: The LED will remain on for 30 seconds and the next step must be completed while it is on.

Press the VOL+ button. The device LED will blink.

Press the CBL button. The device LED will blink twice to confirm the programming.

To restore the TV volume control in CBL mode, repeat the above steps but press TV in step 3.

Batteries

If your TWC remote begins to malfunction, your batteries might need to be replaced.

Installing/Replacing

Remove the battery cover on the back of your remote and remove the old batteries.

Carefully install two new AA batteries as shown in the illustration inside the battery cover.

Replace the battery cover.

Low-Battery Warning

When the batteries are low, the device LED lights will blink twice whenever the POWER button is pressed to turn on equipment.

Replace Your Remote

If you have tried replacing your batteries and you are still having issues with your TWC remote control, it may be time to trade it in. Bring your old remote with you to a local TWC Store and trade it for a newer model or contact us for a replacement.

 
 

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